Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Maven skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Maven over the 6 months to 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Maven
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 104 143
Rank change year-on-year -36 +39 +14
Contract jobs citing Maven 87 114 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.38% 2.02% 1.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.33% 12.14% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 73 42
South West median daily rate £450 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -10.00%
10th Percentile £382 £325 £316
90th Percentile £591 £570 £549
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £48.75 £42.50 £29.53
% change year-on-year +14.71% +43.95% -32.02%

Maven is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,187 939 966
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.80% 16.63% 16.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 593 664
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £569 £525 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 33 40
South West median hourly rate £43.75 £41.15 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.32% -2.60% +2.42%
10th Percentile £35.93 £32.60 £24.72
90th Percentile £50.00 £57.05 £51.66
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Maven as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Maven in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -14 37 £450 +9.09% 14
Wiltshire -15 15 £425 +22.30% 8
Somerset -20 11 £400 -5.88% 2
Dorset +7 10 £388 -10.92% 1
Devon -8 8 £530 +4.43% 4
Gloucestershire -15 2 £538 +27.98% 4
Maven
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Maven also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Maven.

1 76 (87.36%) Java
2 64 (73.56%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (71.26%) Jenkins
4 39 (44.83%) Git (software)
5 38 (43.68%) Spring
6 32 (36.78%) Scrum
7 26 (29.89%) Test Automation
8 25 (28.74%) Amazon AWS
8 25 (28.74%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (28.74%) TDD
8 25 (28.74%) JavaScript
9 24 (27.59%) JUnit
9 24 (27.59%) DevOps
10 23 (26.44%) Ant
11 22 (25.29%) REST
11 22 (25.29%) Spring Boot
12 21 (24.14%) Selenium
13 20 (22.99%) Docker
13 20 (22.99%) Microservices
14 19 (21.84%) Cucumber
14 19 (21.84%) JIRA
15 18 (20.69%) Puppet
16 17 (19.54%) RESTful
17 16 (18.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 16 (18.39%) SOAP
17 16 (18.39%) Linux
17 16 (18.39%) AWS CloudFormation
18 15 (17.24%) Web Services
18 15 (17.24%) OO
18 15 (17.24%) E-Commerce

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.90%) Confluence
1 6 (6.90%) Mule
2 5 (5.75%) Apache Qpid
3 4 (4.60%) Apache Spark
3 4 (4.60%) JBoss
3 4 (4.60%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.30%) Apache
5 2 (2.30%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.30%) WildFly
6 1 (1.15%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.15%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (4.60%) Fireworks
2 4 (4.60%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 25 (28.74%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (18.39%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (8.05%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (6.90%) BrowserStack
4 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (4.60%) Apigee
5 4 (4.60%) GitHub
5 4 (4.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (4.60%) Serverless
6 3 (3.45%) PaaS
7 2 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.30%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (2.30%) SaaS
8 1 (1.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) Internet
2 4 (4.60%) Firewall
3 2 (2.30%) SMS
4 1 (1.15%) DNS
4 1 (1.15%) SSH
4 1 (1.15%) VPN
4 1 (1.15%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 8 (9.20%) MarkLogic
3 6 (6.90%) Big Data
3 6 (6.90%) Hadoop
3 6 (6.90%) HBase
3 6 (6.90%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.75%) Apache Hive
4 5 (5.75%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.45%) MySQL
5 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.30%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.15%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (1.15%) GIS
7 1 (1.15%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 62 (71.26%) Jenkins
2 39 (44.83%) Git (software)
3 24 (27.59%) JUnit
4 23 (26.44%) Ant
5 21 (24.14%) Selenium
6 19 (21.84%) Cucumber
6 19 (21.84%) JIRA
7 16 (18.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 15 (17.24%) Eclipse
9 13 (14.94%) Gradle
9 13 (14.94%) SonarQube
10 11 (12.64%) TeamCity
11 10 (11.49%) WebDriver
12 8 (9.20%) Mockito
13 6 (6.90%) Bitbucket
13 6 (6.90%) IntelliJ
14 5 (5.75%) CruiseControl
14 5 (5.75%) Hudson
14 5 (5.75%) JMeter
14 5 (5.75%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (10.34%) Finance
2 5 (5.75%) Banking
3 4 (4.60%) Back Office
4 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.15%) Legal
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (52.87%) Developer
2 35 (40.23%) Java Developer
3 16 (18.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 10 (11.49%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (11.49%) Tester
6 9 (10.34%) AWS Developer
7 8 (9.20%) Automation Tester
8 7 (8.05%) Java Automation Tester
8 7 (8.05%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 7 (8.05%) Selenium Tester
9 5 (5.75%) Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Build Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Hadoop Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Technical Business Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) UI Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Hybris Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (43.68%) Spring
2 22 (25.29%) REST
2 22 (25.29%) Spring Boot
3 17 (19.54%) RESTful
4 16 (18.39%) SOAP
5 15 (17.24%) CSS
5 15 (17.24%) HTML
5 15 (17.24%) Web Services
6 12 (13.79%) Hibernate
7 11 (12.64%) Kafka
8 9 (10.34%) XML
9 8 (9.20%) JMS
10 6 (6.90%) AngularJS
10 6 (6.90%) HTML5
10 6 (6.90%) Sass
11 5 (5.75%) CSS3
11 5 (5.75%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (5.75%) PowerMock
11 5 (5.75%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (5.75%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) User Experience
2 7 (8.05%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.05%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.45%) Cloud Native
4 3 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.30%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.30%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.30%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.30%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.15%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.39%) Linux
2 8 (9.20%) CentOS
3 2 (2.30%) Unix
3 2 (2.30%) VMS
4 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (73.56%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (36.78%) Scrum
3 26 (29.89%) Test Automation
4 25 (28.74%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (28.74%) TDD
5 24 (27.59%) DevOps
6 20 (22.99%) Microservices
7 15 (17.24%) BDD
7 15 (17.24%) E-Commerce
7 15 (17.24%) OO
8 13 (14.94%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (14.94%) Unit Testing
9 12 (13.79%) Software Engineering
10 11 (12.64%) UML
11 10 (11.49%) Business Analysis
11 10 (11.49%) Mentoring
11 10 (11.49%) OOA/OOD
11 10 (11.49%) Web Development
12 9 (10.34%) API Development
13 8 (9.20%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 76 (87.36%) Java
2 25 (28.74%) JavaScript
3 13 (14.94%) Python
4 12 (13.79%) SQL
5 9 (10.34%) Java 8
5 9 (10.34%) PL/SQL
6 6 (6.90%) Scala
7 5 (5.75%) Perl
8 4 (4.60%) ES6
9 2 (2.30%) JPQL
9 2 (2.30%) Ruby
10 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.49%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.20%) Degree
4 5 (5.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (5.75%) Master's Degree
5 4 (4.60%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.94%) QA
2 3 (3.45%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.30%) HL7
4 1 (1.15%) PSD2
System Software
1 20 (22.99%) Docker
2 2 (2.30%) vSphere
3 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.15%) iptables
3 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (20.69%) Puppet
2 11 (12.64%) Kubernetes
3 8 (9.20%) Ansible
4 6 (6.90%) Nagios
4 6 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.30%) Kibana
5 2 (2.30%) logstash
5 2 (2.30%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (1.15%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 1 (1.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) Adobe
1 8 (9.20%) hybris
1 8 (9.20%) Red Hat
2 7 (8.05%) Google
3 5 (5.75%) Hortonworks
4 3 (3.45%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.45%) MuleSoft
4 3 (3.45%) NetIQ
4 3 (3.45%) Oracle
4 3 (3.45%) Perforce
4 3 (3.45%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.30%) Coverity
5 2 (2.30%) Guidewire
5 2 (2.30%) VMware
6 1 (1.15%) IBM
6 1 (1.15%) WSO2